This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
St. Petersburg - This place was the center of Russian court life.
Slavophilism / Pan-Slavism - This movement revolved around a love for Russian language and literature and the traditions of Russian peasants and a suspicion of Western rationalism, industry, and middle-class values.
Intelligentsia - This concept refers to a secular priesthood, a dedicated band of brothers with a sacred responsibility to both preach and act on the truth as they see it.
Petrashevsky Circle - This was a discussion group of young radicals that was blamed for conspiracy against the Tsar...
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